Favorable Forecast for 2017 Shrimp Season in South Carolina
2017 Trout Fishing Opportunities Await Anglers at State’s Castalia Fish Hatchery
Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Safety First For Fourth of July Boaters

LITTLE ROCK – Family picnics, fireworks and being on the water all are things associated with the Fourth of July. One more thing should be added to that list – safety. According to Bob Cushing, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Boating Education Program coordinator, this is one of the busiest…


Turbulent Tailwaters Present Fresh Perils to Anglers, Boaters

HEBER SPRINGS – Water is a wonderful commodity and an Arkansas asset – except when there is too much of it. Weeks after the storms and heavy rains the state received earlier in the year, too much water remains here and there even as the traditionally dry summer is underway….


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 6/25/2008

This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for June 25, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us with information on possible sources for that lake or river. Fishing Tip: According to John Berry of…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 6/25/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery: All zones: Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun: Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4: Nov. 8-9. Zone 5: Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and 15: Nov….


North Dakota Hunting Guide and Outfitter Test Set for Aug. 16

The next guide and outfitter written examination is Aug. 16 at 1 p.m. at the North Dakota Game and Fish Department office in Bismarck. The test is given periodically to anyone interested in becoming a hunting guide or outfitter in the state. In addition to passing a written exam, qualifications…


North Dakota Fall Turkey Season Set, Online Applications Available

North Dakota’s fall turkey season is set and prospective hunters can apply online, or print out an application to mail, at the state Game and Fish Department’s website, gf.nd.gov. The fall wild turkey season extends from Oct. 11 through Jan. 11, 2009. A total of 8,700 wild turkey licenses are…


Drunken Boaters Win A Night In Jail

After being arrested, handcuffed and booked into the Clark County Detention Center for operating a vessel while under the influence of alcohol, there are at least five boaters who will think twice about drinking alcohol the next time they go boating. The five boaters were arrested during an OUI checkpoint…


Fwp Is Seeking Public Comment On Commercial Use Of Wildlife Management Areas

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment and proposed commercial use management plan for wildlife management areas. The FWP Commission adopted commercial use rules in 2006 on FWP lands, including WMAs, and required that a plan be in place before such uses can be…


Salmon Fishing Summary: What’s Open, What’s Closed

Salmon Fishing: Closed Salmon fishing is closed on these rivers: Clearwater River mainstem downstream of the South Fork Clearwater River. Middle Fork Clearwater River from its mouth upstream to the confluence of Lochsa and Selway rivers. Snake River downstream from Hells Canyon Dam. Lower Salmon River mainstem downstream from Shorts…


Ask Idaho Fish and Game: Controlled Hunt Results

  Question. When can I find out whether I was drawn in the controlled hunt drawing? Answer. Idaho Fish and Game is compiling big game controlled hunt applications. Results of the drawings for deer, elk and pronghorn controlled hunts will be available by July 10. Fish and Game will announce…